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  1. Guerin Prep celebrates new old name at homecomingRead the original story

    Yesterday | ElmLeaves

    At Guerin College Preparatory High School, there's a lot in a name, and a return to its mascot roots brought many former students back for this year's homecoming. The River Grove school has taken on the former all-boys schools' team name the "Crusaders" instead of "Gators," which the school has used in the past.

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  2. Things to do around Elmwood Park this weekend, Sept. 26-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | ElmLeaves

    Take advantage of the fantastic fall weather before it turns into miserable winter weather. Head out to Oktoberfest, Fall Fest and more with our picks of the top eight things to do around Elmwood Park this weekend.

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  3. River Grove library gears up for Halloween with movies, pumpkin-carvingRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | ElmLeaves

    The River Grove Public Library is getting into the Halloween spirit with a series of weekly movie screenings, beginning Oct. 9 at 6 p.m. with "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown." During the rest of the month, movies like "The Addams Family," "Halloweentown 1" and "Halloweentown 2," "Beetlejuice" and other movies with a scary but fun twist will be shown at the library at 8638 W. Grand Ave. Jason Waclawik, circulation/adult services coordinator, said no one will leave the event really scared and everyone can enjoy refreshments.

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  4. Leyden high schools have volunteers ready, but need work to doRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | ElmLeaves

    Usually, community projects need volunteers. At Leyden High School District 212, however, volunteers are seeking ways they can help nearby communities.

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  5. Franklin Park bars unite to host bag tournamentRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | ElmLeaves

    The Sept. 13 event welcomed Giorgio Emanuel LaCasella from Cassano, Bari, Italy, in addition to attendees from Oak Park, Addison and Naperville.

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  6. River Grove, Elmwood Park police blotter: Man accused of throwing beer bottle through car windowRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | ElmLeaves

    Luis I. Rivas, 31, of 2548 N. Austin Ave., Chicago, was arrested at 12:55 p.m. Sept. 13 on 8600 block of Grand Avenue and charged with criminal damage and battery.

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  7. Pasta fundraiser to benefit River Grove SchoolRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | ElmLeaves

    The River Grove School Education Foundation will have a spaghetti dinner 6 p.m. Oct. 18 at River Grove Elementary School; 2650 Thatcher Ave. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 p.m. for children 7 years old and younger. Proceeds from the event go to the foundation.

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  8. Elmwood Park man charged with gunrunningRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | ElmLeaves

    An Elmwood Park man was recently arrested by Cook County Sheriff's Police for being part of a two-man gun running operation. Ricardo Martinez, 20, 2208 74th Court, Elmwood Park, was arrested Sept.

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  9. News of the week: Top 10 Elmwood Park, River Grove, Franklin Park headlinesRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | ElmLeaves

    It's easy to miss the news during the rush of the week. In case you missed your local news or need a refresher, we've rounded up the top 10 headlines as reported in Elmwood Park Elm Leaves and Franklin Park-Herald Journal .

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  10. River Grove police: Woman cut man's shoulder with knifeRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | ElmLeaves

    Whether they were in a relationship or not police say an argument over money and alcohol left one person with a cut shoulder. Renita Nuehring, 53, of 8024 W. Grand Ave. Apt.

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  11. Chamber by O'Hare plans meet the representatives breakfastRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 | ElmLeaves

    The Chamber by O'Hare, including Franklin Park, Schiller Park, River Grove is hosting a Meet Your Representatives during a breakfast at 8 a.m. on Sept.

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  12. Triton College-based volunteer organization looking for more membersRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 31 | ElmLeaves

    The RSVP Volunteer Program of West Suburban Cook and Southern DuPage Counties is looking for volunteers to help in the community.

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  13. River Grove teen arrested on 18th birthday after short chaseRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 31 | ElmLeaves

    Michael Jankowski, 8710 W. Fullerton Ave. and Sean M. O'Brian, 18, of 4706 N. Olcott Ave., Harwood Heights were arrested at 3:20 a.m. Aug. 20 on 2400 block of Haymond Street and were charged with theft from a motor vehicle.

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  14. Guerin embraces Holy Cross tradition during season-opening win over EllisonRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | ElmLeaves

    When Tony Pecoraro watched the Guerin football team storm the field Saturday for its season opener, a flood of memories came rushing back.

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  15. Rain puts damper on River Grove shopping center partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | ElmLeaves

    Despite a rainy day, local businesses in Thatcher Woods Shopping Center were able to show their appreciation for a little while on Saturday.

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  16. Elmwood Park police blotter: Four charged with DUIRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | ElmLeaves

    Ronald Daniel Mendez, 29, of 7901 W. Grand Ave. #BE, Elmwood Park, was arrested at 6:09 p.m. Aug. 18 on 7900 block of Grand Avenue and charged with aggravated driving while under the influence and no valid driver's license.

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  17. River Grove, Elmwood Park police blotter: Woman charged with DUIRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | ElmLeaves

    Genevieve Popko, 61, of 2510 N. Erie St., River Grove was arrested at 10:28 p.m. Aug. 16 at Grand Avenue and Erie Street and charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol.

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  18. River Grove businesses to offer DJ, magic show during weekend sidewalk saleRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | ElmLeaves

    A day of fun activities and bargains - that's how a group of River Grove businesses decided to show their appreciation to their customers.

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  19. Steak 'N' Lobster fest raises $12,000 for River Grove Lions ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | ElmLeaves

    Members of the River Grove Lions Club weren't the only lions on the prowl at the River Grove Lions Club's third annual Steak 'N' Lobster fest on Aug. 9. The fest, which is held at Riverfront Park on Grand Avenue every year, attracted attendees from Schiller Park to Elmwood Park to folks from Crystal Lake.

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  20. Dumpster fire scorches John Mills School, but won't delay classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | ElmLeaves

    A Dumpster fire next to John Mills School in Elmwood Park on Saturday night damaged the school's outside wall and gym floor, but officials say it could have been a lot worse.

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